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Vacation Rental Distribution for Property Managers in 2022

Vacation rental distribution is one of the most complex aspects of property management. It’s about much more than listing your rentals on multiple platforms. In this article, we’ll shed light on what has changed in vacation rental distribution over the past few years and what your new focus should be in 2022.

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Booking.com Opportunities & Promotions: Everything You Need to Know

If you are listed on Booking.com, have you been taking advantage of their Group Opportunity Centre? Not only does it help you access tailored Opportunities, but you can also get data on your properties. This makes it easier to track and improve your overall performance. Here’s everything you need to know about Booking.com Opportunities and Promotions – and how you can benefit from them.

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Top-Performing Niche Vacation Rental Sites for Rentals in the APAC Region

With the opening of international travel looking optimistic for many countries within the Asia Pacific region, now is the time to make sure your listings get as much visibility as possible. A great way to make your properties stand out is by getting listed on alternative vacation rental sites. Here are 12 popular listing sites for the Asia Pacific market that our clients have had success with.

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How Can Vacation Rentals Take Advantage of the Wellness Travel Trend?

Wellness travel is on the uptick as people take more care of themselves and look for a way to decompress after two stressful years. In this article we discuss what wellness travel is; why it has become so popular; how vacation rental property managers can take advantage of this trend and the top listing sites to advertise on.

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Sports Tourism and Vacation Rentals: How to Attract Sports Enthusiasts

Sports have the power to bring people together around the world. This holds true for vacation rental managers and guests who travel for sports. Here’s how you can take advantage of the sports tourism trend – once again on the rise after a pause during the pandemic – and attract all kinds of sports enthusiasts, from avid skiers to devoted football fans

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Top 10 Educational Sites & Training Courses for Vacation Rental Professionals

The most successful people never stop learning – and this couldn’t be more true for those in the vacation rental sector. Our industry is rapidly changing, and constant learning is key to success. That’s why, in today’s article, we’ve rounded up the top 10 educational sites and training courses built by experts for vacation rental professionals.

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Preparing for Shoulder Season: 5 Summer Booking Trends to Learn From

Vacation rentals experienced a huge surge in demand this summer. But how can you maintain the momentum and keep business booming in the shoulder season? Here are 5 summer booking trends to learn from – and take action on.

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Top-Performing Alternative Vacation Rental Sites So Far in 2021

With summer just around the corner and demand for vacation rentals surging, it’s crucial to get as many eyes on your listings as possible. A great way to boost your visibility is by getting listed on alternative vacation rental sites. Here are 10 that our clients have had success with in 2021.

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Vacation Rentals on Google: How to Get Listed and Bookable

Listing your vacation rentals on Google is a fantastic opportunity to get commission-free direct bookings. And, thanks to our latest Google connection update, property managers with 50+ rentals can now send traffic from Google to their own website. Learn how Google includes vacation rentals in their travel search inventory and how you can get listed and bookable with Rentals United.

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The Top 18 Luxury Vacation Rental Websites to List Your Properties On

Luxury vacation rentals will be one of the first to bounce back after the pandemic. Demand is already increasing and property managers must be ready to respond to it by finding the right channels to advertise on, connecting with the right travellers and establishing relationships based on trust. In this chapter of our Travel Trends series, we explore the luxury segment’s distribution challenges and the top 19 niche channels to help you capture pent-up demand in 2021.